Hotspot 17 Build 13 has been completed...

Erik Trimble erik.trimble at
Tue Apr 13 22:00:58 PDT 2010

I've now pushed the complete contents of Hotspot 17 Build 13 out to the 
open repositories. This build will go into the Oracle JDK 6 Update 21 
build 03.

The tip for the build is:


Component : VM
Status    : 0 major failures, 2 minor failures
Date      : 04/13/2010 at 07:28
Tested By : VM SQE and Nicolay.Haustov at
Cost(total man-days): 1

Workspace : N/A
Bundles   : JPRT: 2010-04-08-231140.et151817.hs17b13
Platforms :
Solaris Sparc 11(32), -client
Solaris Sparc 11(32), -server
Solaris Sparc 10(32), -client
Solaris Sparc 10(32), -server
Solaris x86 11(32), -client
Solaris x86 11(32), -server
Solaris x86 10(32), -client
Solaris x86 10(32), -server
WinXP Prof(32), -client
WinXP Prof(32), -server
WinXP Home(32), -client
WinXP Home(32), -server
Win Server 2003(32), -client
Win Server 2003(32), -server
Windows Vista 32 bit, -client
Windows Vista 32 bit, -server
RH AS4.0 (32), -client
RH AS4.0 (32), -server
Solaris AMD64(64jdk), -d64/-server
win server2003 AMD(64OS)(64jdk), -d64/-server

Tests     : /net/sqenfs-1.sfbay/export1/comp/vm/testbase
Browsers  : NA
Patches   : NA
Logs      : 
Number of Tests Executed : 600212 product tests, 0 unit tests, 0 tck tests

Bug verification status:
 Tested, Pass:
6626217: How to Root Hotspot VM - Loader-constraint table allows arrays 
instead of only the base-classes
6677708: G1: re-enable parallel RSet updating and scanning
6892265: System.arraycopy unable to reference elements beyond 
Integer.MAX_VALUE bytes
6894807: No ClassCastException for HashAttributeSet constructors if run 
with -Xcomp
6932480: Crash in CompilerThread/Parser.  Unloaded array klass?
6937160: G1: should observe GCTimeRatio
6940894: G1: assert(new_obj != 0 || ... "should be forwarded") for 
compaction tests

 Tested, Pass (partial fixes):

 Tested, Fail:

 Untested bug fixes:
    Setup is not available:
6909756: G1: 
6940310: G1: MT-unsafe calls to CM::region_stack_push() / 
    Build change only:
6941466: Oracle rebranding changes for Hotspot repositories
6942317: Bump the HS17 build number to 13

 New bugs filed:
    Bugs in PIT build:
6943235: Concurrent queue test failures
6943236: A thread group has been created with a null parent

    Bugs in earlier promoted build:

Number of PIT requested: 1
Integration target J2SE build number: 1.6.0_21-b03

Issues and Notes:

This is HS 17 b13 PIT for JDK 6u21 b03.
JPRT build used for testing used JDK 6u18 b07.
Problems with Samba caused many environment problems on Windows.
 From VM SQE and Nicolay.Haustov at

Erik Trimble
Java System Support
Mailstop:  usca22-123
Phone:  x17195
Santa Clara, CA
Timezone: US/Pacific (GMT-0800)

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